The U.S. Attorney Bruce D. Brandler announced Thursday a Bartonsville man and hotel have been indicted on sex and drug trafficking charges.
Forty-one-year-old Faizal Bhimani was employed as a manager at a Bartonsville hotel from June 2014 to present. During this time, Bhamani and Om Sri Sai, Inc. facilitated and profitted from commercial sex induced by coercion, fraud and force and drug trafficking, according to court documents.
Bhimani faces life in prison and a fine. The government is also seeking forfeiture of all assets, including the liquor license of the hotel and real property.